Hinsdale Central Fall Jazz Concert— The band held its annual concert Nov. 19. The Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble performed along with several small groups of students. The Jazz Band is directed by Matt Goeke and the Jazz Ensemble is directed by Matt Kurinsky. (Jim Slonoff photos)
New Oak Street bridge to make its debut Tuesday
Hinsdale officials say the reconstructed Oak Street bridge is on track to welcome back traffic on Tuesday, Dec. 1.
Substantial completion of the bridge will mark the end of a nearly five-year process.
Trustee Laura LaPlaca helmed the first public meeting to discuss the bridge reconstruction project back on Feb. 17, 2011. She said seeing it reach a conclusion is gratifying.
“It’s great. I’m very excited,” LaPlaca said. ... read more